Nicknamed The Great One, 4-time Stanley Cup Champion who tallied over 200 points in four separate seasons and broke countless records in his 20-year career. He is widely considered the greatest hockey player of all time.
He won the Lady Byng Trophy five times, broke six All-Star records, and looked down on fighting on the ice.
Sidney Crosby was nicknamed The Next One in emulation of him.
The rink in his backyard, which he honed his craft on, was called the Wally Coliseum.
He married actress Janet Jones in 1988. His oldest daughter Paulina became a model and he also has a daughter named Emma and three sons named Tristan, Trevor and Ty.